Overtime

Derick Brassard celebrates with his Rangers teammates after scoring a goal against the Flyers on Sept. 17, 2013, in Philadelphia. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Rangers Skate Past Red Wings 3-2 In Overtime

The New York Rangers are finally going home after a season-opening, nine-game road trip, and they are taking a hard-fought win with them.

10/26/2013

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Folk’s Overtime FG Leads Jets Past Patriots 30-27

New rule gave Folk a second chance after he missed a 56-yarder moments earlier. Patriots Chris Jones was called for unsportsmanlike conduct.

10/20/2013

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More Overtime In Game 3 Of Stanley Cup Final?

Ten periods into their championship series, the Bruins and Chicago Blackhawks headed to Boston for Game 3 on Monday night. No one would be surprised if this one’s as close as the first two.

06/17/2013

Telephone operator. (file/credit: Andreas Rentz/Getty Images)

NYPD 911 Call Centers Require Mandatory Overtime On Mother’s Day

The mostly female staff of the NYPD’s 911 call centers have been ordered to stay for at least four hours of mandatory overtime on Mother’s Day.

05/12/2013

JFK Airport (file / credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Overtime Payouts For First 3 Months Of 2013 Skyrocket At Port Authority

Most of the increase for non-police employees is blamed on continuing cleanup from Superstorm Sandy and a higher-than-usual number of snowstorms that affected area airports.

04/24/2013

UNIONDALE, NY - APRIL 13:  Dan Girardi #5 of the New York Rangers scores the game winning goal at 3:11 of overtime against Evgeni Nabokov #20 of the New York Islanders at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on April 13, 2013 in Uniondale, New York. The Rangers defeated the Islanders 2-1 in overtime.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Rangers Squeak Past Islanders 1-0 In OT

Dan Girardi provided the game winner as the Rangers edged the Islanders in overtime on Saturday night.

04/13/2013

Johan Hedberg (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Devils’ Skid Continues In 4-3 Shootout Loss To Sabres

Jason Pominville scored twice in regulation and added a shootout goal, and the Buffalo Sabres extended their winning streak to three games by beating the New Jersey Devils 4-3 on Saturday.

03/02/2013

PHILADELPHIA, PA - SEPTEMBER 30: Side judge Tom Hill throws a flag as wide receiver Ramses Barden #13 of the New York Giants is called for pass interference on cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha #24 of the Philadelphia Eagles during the fourth quarter at Lincoln Financial Field on September 30, 2012 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Time For The NFL To Remove Some Rules From The Rule Book

Imagine how much fun it would be if they got rid of about half the rule book. The replay challenge penalty? The tuck rule? Muffed punts can’t be advanced?

11/25/2012

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Postseason OT Adopted For Regular Season NFL Games

All games that go to overtime now can’t end on a field goal on the first possession. The opposing team must get one series, and if it also kicks a field goal, the extra period continues.

03/28/2012

NJ Attorney General Paula Dow (file photo)

NJ Attorney General Makes Overtime Info For Law Enforcement Officers Confidential

State records show that troopers earned $25.5 million in overtime last year and $15.7 million as of September this year.

12/15/2011

Debris on a road in Upper Saddle River, NJ - Aug 28, 2011 (credit: Rich Lamb / WCBS 880)

Paterson Lawmakers Censure Mayor Over Hurricane Irene Overtime Pay

Mayor Jeffrey Jones refused to testify on Oct. 12 after the council wouldn’t delay its hearing to give him more time respond to a request for payroll record, calling the proceeding “a kangaroo court.”

10/27/2011

Ed Mangano (file / credit: County Executive's Office)

L.I. Lawmaker Wants To End ‘Cruise To The Show’ Event

With Nassau County struggling to close a $310 million budget gap, one county lawmaker is calling for the cancellation of Sunday’s antique car show at Eisenhower Park.

09/17/2011

Port Authority Bus Terminal - New York, NY - Aug 15, 2003 - Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images

State Auditors: Excessive Overtime At Port Authority

New York Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli says Wednesday overtime “flows like water” at the agency responsible for the region’s airports, seaports, PATH rail system, tunnels and bridges between New York and New Jersey.

08/17/2011

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New NFL Overtime Rules Kick Off This Weekend

As if NFL coaches needed something else to worry about. When the playoffs begin this weekend, they will feature a new rule for overtime.

WFAN–01/07/2011

Wide receiver Brad Smith #16 of the New York Jets runs the ball by linebacker Chris Gocong #51 of the Cleveland Browns at Cleveland Browns Stadium on November 14, 2010 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Matt Sullivan/Getty Images)

Jets, NFL Working Lots Of Overtime

Few things infuriate football fans more than the one-possession overtime. You know, win the coin toss, kick a long field goal and go home.

WFAN–11/19/2010

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